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Reimagining an icon

Design24 top designs announced

Media24 has revealed the judges’ most favoured designs submitted for Design24, a design competition seeking concept ideas to reimagine and rejuvenate the Naspers Centre on Cape Town’s Foreshore.

Top ten ‘cool wall’ projects: design summaries

While these submissions were not awarded any prizes, the judges felt that they were notable for their unique innovation, their creativity, or use of technology to bring an old building to life.

Mission possible: find the new face of the Naspers Centre

The curators’ panel that will select the winner of Design24 has been selected from within the design, architecture and construction communities.

Naspers Centre competition receives over 90 facelift suggestions

More than 90 submissions were received for the Design24 competition to reimagine the face of the Naspers Centre.

Media briefing by Esmaré Weideman

Esmaré Weideman, CEO of Media24, feels it is fitting to use this year of design to change the face of the Naspers building – an iconic part of the city we love.

Your design ideas for R320 000

On 28 February submissions close for Design24, a competition to redesign the Naspers Centre on Cape Town’s foreshore.

Building plans

One of the earliest elevation plans of the Naspers Centre that was recently found dates back to around 1972.

Naspers building dimension plan

Everyone in South Africa is invited to reimagine the face of the Naspers Centre.

The story behind the Naspers building

The Sanlam Centre of 1962 was a ‘monument to faith in the future’.

Introduction: What is the competition

Everyone in South Africa is invited to reimagine the face of the Naspers Centre.

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